An Eritrean krar.

Eritrean music is usually played with stringed instruments and percussion instruments, and usually singing.

Folk musicEdit

Eritrean folk music is often sung, or played with the krar (or kraar), kebero, and wata.

Popular musicEdit

Eritrean pop music often incorporates rhythms from traditional music and uses the same or similar instruments. However, it is also influenced by other parts of Africa, Europe, and North and Central America.

Eritrean danceEdit


Quda is a style of dance in Eritrea in which the dancers move around in a circle to the beat of the music, while at the same time shuffling their feet and bobbing their shoulders.